Product Code: 2192

Nikon DX AF-S Nikkor 18-200mm F3.5-5.6G ED VR-II Lens

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Manufacturer Code: 2192
018208021925 UPC : 018208021925
Brand:  Nikon
RRP: 755.09539.35Inc VAT 20%You Save:  215.74
Nikon DX AF-S Nikkor 18mm-200mm F3.5-5.6G ED VR-II Lens: Nikon has publicized an update to its popular DX-format superzoom, in the shape of the AF-S DX Nikkor 18-200mm F3.5-5.6G ED VR II Lens. The revised version features a new zoom system to combat 'zoom creep', along with a zoom lock switch to keep the lens compact when carried. Enhanced 'Super Integrated Coating' promises to lessen flare and ghosting while size, weight and optical construction remain unchanged.

The Nikkor AF-S DX 18-200mm F3.5-5.6G ED VR II lens from Nikon is a flexible 11.1x Vibration Reduction superzoom and replaces the popular AF-S DX VR Zoom Nikkor 18-200mm F/3.5-5.6G IF-ED. This AF-S DX Nikkor 18-200mm F3.5-5.6G ED VR II Lens presents better functionality and image quality as well as an 11.1x zoom and a new zoom lock switch. Additionally the Nikkor AF-S DX 18-200mm F3.5-5.6G ED VR II lens incorporates improved Vibration Reduction II system to shoot at shutter speeds up to four stops faster than would otherwise be feasible, thereby minimizing image blur caused by camera shake. The optical VR system also stabilises the viewfinder image enabling more precise autofocus possession and framing to make it perfect for shooting in low light circumstances with no tripod.

Nikon DX AF-S Nikkor 18mm-200mm F3.5-5.6G ED VR-II Lens


Offers broad 18 - 200mm focal range for use in a variety of situations, equivalent to a 27-300 lens in 35mm format.
11x zoom coverage offers a perfect compact and lightweight one lens solution
VR II system offers the equivalent of using a shutter speed 4 stops faster
Nikon Super Integrated Coating (SIC) offers superb color reproduction while minimizing ghosting and flare
Incorporates a Silent Wave Motor (SWM) allows for fast, quiet focusing
Delivers a high-level optical performance designed exclusively for use with Nikon DX digital format
Employs a 7-blade rounded diaphragm opening that achieves a natural blur for out-of-focus elements
Flower-shaped lens hood (HB-35) provides greatly reduced stray light
Enables focusing from as close as 50cm (20 in.) from the subject through its entire focal range


Focal length: 18-200mm (equivalent to a 27-300mm lens in 35mm format)
Mount: Nikon F-Bayonet
Maximum aperture: f/3.5-5.6
Minimum Aperture: f/22-36
Lens construction: 16 elements in 12 groups (two ED glass elements, three aspherical lens elements)
Angle of View: 76-8
Zoom Ratio: 11.1x
Minimum focus distance: 0.5 m/1.6 ft
No. diaphragm blades: 7 (rounded)
AF motor: Silent Wave Motor
Filter/attachment size: 72mm
Dimensions (approx): 77 x 96.5mm (3.0 x 3.8 in.)
Image stabilisation: Yes
Autofocus motor: Yes
Colour: Black
Hood model: HB-35
Weight: 565 g (19.9oz )

Kit Contents
Nikon AF-S DX 18-200mm VR II lens
72mm Snap-on front lens cap (LC-72)
Rear lens cap (LF-1)
Bayonet hood (HB-35)
Soft lens pouch (CL-1018)
Instruction / User Manual

About Nikon Lenses

Nikon is the only company in the world that manufactures their imaging products all the way from glass manufacturing to finished products. The spirit and technology to freely maneuver light are deeply embedded in Nikon's products. Nikkor is a lens brand for cameras that symbolizes the sprit of Nikon.
The design concept of Nikkor such as: "100 year quality" achieved through the fusion of traditional craftsmanship with the latest technology; lenses of such quality that they are considered works of art reflecting the unique craftsmanship of the master lens makers; High image quality unique to Nikon that is both sharp and expressive; Styling so beautiful it brings a joy of ownership without sacrificing usability.
The highly expected Nikon VR Lenses are professional-grade lenses that is specifically designed for portraits, studio and wedding photographers who need an ultra-fast, quality lenses with a large aperture for low-light circumstances. VR technology remove image blur caused by camera wobble, mainly when shooting in low-light conditions, permitting photographers to use shutter speeds up to three stops slower than they would normally use to obtain sharp, well exposed images.
Prime lenses, are smaller, lighter and more compact than zoom lenses and tend to be faster, offering wide apertures of f/2.8, f/1.8 or even f/1.4. The large apertures let in more light, which benefits the photographer in a number of ways.
Nikon Macro lenses ensure superior optical performance even at close distances that allows you to you take photographs that are 1:2 or 1:1 reproduction, which is life size to life size respectively without the need for any additional accessories. It has both AF (Auto-focus) and MF (manual focus) mechanism. Nikon Macro lenses features IF "Internal Focusing" mechanism for quiet and smooth Auto Focus, yet the length of the Lens doesn't change during AF.
Nikon's Micro-NIKKOR lenses are designed to perform their best from infinity all the way down to their closest focusing distances. Moving in extremely close to the subject using a Micro-NIKKOR lens lets you to fill the entire frame with your subject, allowing you to expand your artistic vision.
Nikon Zoom lenses offers high-performance features in a solid body. Additionally they possess the shortest closest-focusing distance in its class - 0.33m throughout the entire zoom range. Nikon Zoom lenses are perfect for photojournalism and other all-purpose photographic needs.
These elements convey an "authentic ambience" to its owner, and are passed from yesterday to today, and from today to tomorrow, with the aim of bringing greater joy of visual expression to people who take photos.

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This product was added to our catalog on Friday 31 July, 2009.